Lisa Ann Walter arrived on the 2023 Display Actors Guild Awards Feb. 26 with a really particular visitor that had followers of “The Father or mother Entice” freaking out on social media.
The “Abbott Elementary” star introduced Elaine Hendrix, her former co-star from the ‘90s household comedy, as her date to the awards ceremony.
The celebs of the hit Nancy Meyers film linked arms as they strutted down the purple carpet collectively and posed for footage.
Walter wowed in a voluminous off-the-shoulder black robe whereas Hendrix complemented her in a traditional black tuxedo.
Talking to Entertainment Weekly, Hendrix stated, “Lisa Ann Walter requested me to indicate up as her date, so by golly I confirmed up as her date.”
Walter chimed in and joked, “She certain did. It’s one of the best trying date in a tux I’ve ever had.”
Talking about her outfit, Walter advised EW, “This can be a gown that I discovered about 5 years in the past and after I noticed it I used to be completely unemployed.”
The 59-year-old actor added, “I stated I’m going to put on this to the SAG Awards, particularly. I don’t know why however particularly the SAG Awards. So I really feel like I manifested it.”
She additionally shared that she accessorized her look with a clutch from her mom, who died final yr.
Walter is nominated for greatest ensemble in a comedy sequence as a part of the “Abbott Elementary” forged. Creator, star and author Quinta Brunson can be nominated for greatest actress in a comedy sequence.
Twitter customers instantly celebrated seeing Walter and Hendrix, who performed Chessy and Meredith Blake within the Lindsay Lohan movie, collectively once more.
“Chessy and meredith blake spin off when,” one fan asked.
One other tweeted, “ LISA ANN WALTER TURNED UP AT THE SAG AWARDS WITH ELAINE HENDRIX YOU’VE GOT TO BE KIDDING ME.”
“Elaine Hendrix and Lisa Ann Walter nonetheless being greatest mates all these years after The Father or mother Entice really is essentially the most great factor ever #SAGAwards,” a Twitter user commented.
The actors have been shut mates ever since they appeared in “The Father or mother Entice,” and this isn’t the primary time they’ve attended an award present collectively.
In 2019, Hendrix uploaded a picture to Twitter of the 2 of them on their technique to the Tony Awards.
“True glamour is heading to @TheTonyAwards w your bestie in a taxi! New York Metropolis child!” she captioned a selfie of them smiling for the digital camera.
Hendrix and Walter beforehand reunited with Lohan, Dennis Quaid, Simon Kunz and writer-producer Charles Shyer for a video chat with Katie Couric about “The Father or mother Entice” in 2020.
Lohan and Brunson additionally not too long ago crossed paths at Christian Siriano’s New York Trend Week present earlier this month. “Abbott Elementary” has already featured a number of well-known faces within the final two seasons — possibly Chessy, Meredith Blake, Annie and Hallie could possibly be subsequent.
“My worlds collide,” Walter commented on Lohan’s put up with Brunson from the occasion.